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FZPN24 KWNM 010356
OFFN09

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
756 PM PST SAT JAN 31 2015

CONDITIONS GIVEN REPRESENT THE HIGHEST WITHIN THAT PERIOD.

...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECASTS (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTAL WATERS FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE OVER THE WATERS WILL WEAKEN
TONIGHT...WHILE A LOW PRES TROUGH NEAR THE OREGON COAST ALSO
WEAKENS. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE E ACROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT
AND SUN. ANOTHER RIDGE WILL BUILD OVER THE AREA SUN AND MOVE
INLAND SUN NIGHT. A SECOND WEAK COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE WATERS
LATE SUN NIGHT AND MON. THE FRONT WILL STALL JUST S OF THE WATERS
MON NIGHT THEN RETURN N AS A WARM FRONT TUE INTO WED NIGHT AS A
LARGE AREA OF LOW PRES APPROACHES FROM THE SW. THE LOW PRES AREA
WILL REMAIN W OF THE WATERS WHILE PUSHING A COLD FRONT E TOWARD
THE WATERS THU AND THU NIGHT.

CANADIAN BORDER TO 45N

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.MON...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 19 FT.

45N TO POINT SAINT GEORGE

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. RAIN
AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 16 TO 22 FT.



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